Angela Fochesato Chosen as New Beth Wright Center Executive Director Beginning July 1, 2022

ELLSWORTH, ME – Ellsworth, Maine-​The Beth C. Wright Cancer Resource Center Board of Directors has picked the new Executive Director to take the place of Michael Reisman, who served the organization for the last 18 years. On July 2, Angela Fochesato will start her job as the new director of the Center.

Angela’s transition to the Beth Wright Center is anticipated to be a smooth one as she has been affiliated with the Center through her previous position as a Patient Navigator for Washington County through Healthy Acadia for the past 5 years.

In addition to her experience at Healthy Acadia, she has acquired training in cancer patient analytical terminology, data collection and management through the George Washington University Cancer Institute. She has served as CDC Down East Public Health Council as the Board Chair, on the Board of Trustee for Northern Light-Eastern Maine Medical Center, and as Member of the Maine Cancer Foundation.

Outside of the health care and social services arena, Angela has 25 years of experience in nonprofit and for-profit management and has served as past president and board member of the Machias Bay Chamber of Commerce.

Angela lives in Whiting with her husband, Richard and has two adult sons and one grandson She enjoys hiking, kayaking, gardening, travel, cooking and just loves life.